xDev Magazine Releases Issue 14.5 (September/October 2016)
September 2016 – xDev Magazine is pleased to announce that the new September/October 2016 (14.5) issue is now available in PDF and print formats.
xDev Magazine is the only publication in the world exclusively devoted to guiding developers in how to use the free Xojo multi-platform rapid application development environment, from Xojo, Inc.
This latest issue of the magazine includes the following feature articles:
Cooking with Xojo (Part 1) by Mark Strickland
Wouldn’t you love to type Xojo code to cook your steak? Well, Mark doesn’t go that far, but he’s planning a project to build his own Xojo-controlled cooker!
No Shortcuts for Shortcuts by Marc Zeedar
Letting your users set their own keyboard shortcuts for your app is the ultimate power user feature. But how do you do it?
Making Better Examples 2 by Markus Winter
Those who teach programming should always be working to be bettermore clear, more helpful. Markus has more examples that could be improved.
Gestures and Tabs by Sam Rowlands
Trackpad gestures on the Mac are powerful. Sam shows how you can use them in your own apps, and how to use MacOS Sierra’s new Tabbed Windows.
Tracking Health Disorders, Part 3 by J.C. Cruz
Jose continues his health tracking project, this time adding the complexity of tracking and recording a patient’s vitals.
Plus: Hadoop, REST Classes, Xojo’s latest iOS features, converting dictionaries to JSON, ReText, and much more.
This new issue can be purchased and downloaded instantly via GumRoad (https://gum.co/ySIL).
Annual subscriptions, in PDF or full-color printed booklets, may be purchased directly from the xDev website (http://www.xdevmag.com/orders.shtml). Offering print subscriptions is a brand new service. You can read more about it on the website (http://xdevmag.com/print.shtml). Digital subscriptions cost $50; print subscriptions are $100 (USA) or $125 (international).
Also available on the xDev website are printed perfect-bound books of each of the magazine’s first 13 years. Each book is 300-500 pages and contains over 70 articles and programming tutorials. All are available for order now (http://www.xdevmag.com/orders_book.shtml).
About xDev Magazine
Formerly Real Studio Developer, xDev Magazine has been publishing since 2002. xDev is an independent bimonthly publication focused on instructing users of the Xojo development environment. Each issue features over 70 pages of quality articles from top Xojo programmers and authors. xDev is renown around the world as the premiere source of Xojo instruction, tutorials, and programming advice.
Xojo, Inc. was founded with the idea that software development should be accessible to anyone. With traditional tools, creating software applications can be a very complicated process, but using Xojo anyone can learn to create high quality, native apps for the desktop, web, mobile, and Raspberry Pi. With users all over the world, Xojo apps can be found in every conceivable category - from commercial software applications to use in governments, universities, businesses, and the Fortune 500. For more information, visit www.xojo.com.